Interventional Radiology is an exciting subspecialty within radiology which utilizes minimally invasive image guided procedures to both diagnose and treat disease. Image guided treatments are widely performed by interventional radiologists, from cancer treatment to trauma, Sepsis control to reproductive health, emergency and elective procedures all performed though radiological guidance and minimally invasive techniques.
Interventional Radiology The Basics, this is a two day course aimed at radiology trainees in the first three years of training and junior doctors. The course has been running for over 15 years but has been refreshed in conjunction with the 2021 RCR curriculum for core trainees and in view of the 2021 IR subspecialty curriculum.
The Interventional Radiology ‘The BASICS’ Course is designed to introduce junior trainees and non-radiology doctors to this fascinating and diverse area of medicine that truly has to be seen to be believed! The Basic course allows delegates to get expert teaching and hands on guided sessions where you can begin to explore just what can be done through a small skin nick! This is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops with the focus on hands on learning. Delegates are introduced to basic IR concepts and provided with an opportunity to practice various procedures in a relaxed atmosphere. Our dedicated faculty is comprised of enthusiastic consultants, expert industry partners and senior trainees.
How to apply:
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest and be placed on an early bird booking list. You will be alerted via email when the booking system is live.
There are limited spaces available for this course and is on a first come first served basis.
Peninsula Radiology Academy
Plymouth International Business Park
Plymouth, PL6 5WR
Download 2023 draft program here: https://www.penra.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/2022-IRTB-Sample-program.odt
2023 Interventional Radiology The Basics Poster: IRTB-Poster-2023.pdf